Set up management zones

To create a management zone

  1. Go to Settings > Preferences > Management zones.
    Management zones settings

  2. Select Add new management zone.

  3. Management zones are comprised of rules that define the entities that are part of each management zone. These rules are built upon the powerful Dynatrace tagging engine. A maximum of 15 rules can be configured per management zone. To add a rule, select Add a new rule. In the image below, you can see a number of rule examples that you can define to set up a management zone.
    Management zone rules

    Select the highlighted tabs (Service, Application Entity, and Infrastructure in the image above) to see the Matching entities.

Assign access rights to management zones

After you set up a management zone, it’s time to define which user groups should have access to the management zone and at what level of access.

  1. Go to your Accounts view. User and group permission controls are available when you sign in at
  2. Select Identity management > Group management.
  3. Proceed with assigning permissions.